Alexis Crow is an Associate Fellow in the International Security Programme at Chatham House (Royal Institute of International Affairs), London, UK where she specialises in transatlantic and European security and defence. Previously, Dr. Crow was a Teaching Fellow in the Department of International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science, and taught courses on the Ethics of War and Strategic Aspects of International Relations. She also worked as an analyst in the European Security Programme at the Royal United Service Institute, London, UK, and managed the database at the Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, St. Andrews, Scotland. Dr. Crow holds a First Class MA Honours in International Relations from the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, an MSc in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a PhD in International Relations from the London School of Economics. She has broadcast experience in print, radio, and television media, is a native English speaker and fluent in French and Spanish.